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SetTimer (Aero.FlightGearAnimation)

Set name of timer for animation of FlightGear flight simulator

Syntax

SetTimer(h)
h.SetTimer
SetTimer(h, MyFGTimer)
h.SetTimer('MyFGTimer')

Description

SetTimer(h) and h.SetTimer set the name of the MATLAB® timer for the animation of the FlightGear flight simulator. SetTimer(h, MyFGTimer) and h.SetTimer('MyFGTimer') set the name of the MATLAB timer for the animation of the FlightGear flight simulator and assign a custom name to the timer.

You can use this function to customize your FlightGear animation object. This customization allows you to simultaneously run multiple FlightGear objects if you want to use

  • Multiple FlightGear sessions

  • Different ports to connect to those sessions

Examples

Set the MATLAB timer for animation of the FlightGear animation object, h:

h = Aero.FlightGearAnimation
h.SetTimer

Set the MATLAB timer used for animation of the FlightGear animation object, h, and assign a custom name, MyFGTimer, to the timer:

h = Aero.FlightGearAnimation 
h.SetTimer('MyFGTimer') 

See Also

Introduced in R2008b